Abu Dhabi: H. H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended today the inauguration of the internal state security event, Milipol Qatar, currently taking place in Doha.
The event is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Emir of Qatar.
Sheikh Saif, who was invited by his Qatari counterpart to be an honorary sponsor of the inauguration ceremony, commended the success and turnout witnessed by the event compared to the previous editions. He stressed the importance of Milipol Exhibition regarding the expertise exchange among the local, regional and international exhibitors.
The UAE minister was received at the arrival in Doha by H. H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Qatari State Minister for Interior and a number of senior officials.
Flanked by his Qatari counterpart, Sheikh Saif toured the event and got acquainted with the latest security and safety technologies being showcased at the event.
He was accompanied during the visit by Major General Nasser Lakhraibani, Secretary General of the Office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Major General Nasser bin Awadi Al Menhali, Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry for Naturalisation, Residency and Ports Affairs, Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Director General of the Central Operations and other senior officers.
The UAE minister expressed his pleasure about the hospitality and reception accorded to the UAE delegation by the Qatari side.